Audio and Video

Check out SisterMentors’ empowering interviews on television and the radio.

Dr. Shireen Lewis’ Commencement Address at Hollins University on May 26, 2019. She also received an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from the university.

Gloria Minott Presents… A Brief Interview with Dr. Shireen Lewis. Gloria Minott and Dr. Lewis talk about the wonderful people supporting the SisterMentors program.

Know-it-All: The ABC’s of Education – Growing Ph.D.s in Our Own Backyard. An in-depth interview that talks about the need for the SisterMentors program, why women and people of color are under-represented in academia, and how SisterMentors works to fill this gap.

Nurturing the Next Generation of Women of Color Leaders is a short documentary that delves into how SisterMentors acts as a strong positive force for girls and women of color. See how the SisterMentors community and programs energize our girls and women to transform their lives.

Good Morning Washington featured a discussion of body image and women of color. Our Director, Dr. Shireen Lewis participated in the discussion along with Loy Azalia, gender and education scholar and mentor, and Blen Kidanemarian, one of our mentees.

WPFW Community Watch holds a conversation with Dr. Lewis about Negritude. Hear about the black movement to shape post-colonial black identity during the period between World War I and World War II.